Check out previews of the latest titles to hit the shelves on Wednesday, February 9 from Marvel Comics!
BY: DAN SLOTT, STEFANO CASELLI
REVENGE OF THE SPIDER-SLAYER-Part 3 (of 3):’Self-Inflicted Wounds’
One of the most pivotal moments of the SPIDER-MAN ’BIG TIME’ era happens here. Other comics promise you their issues will ’Change Everything’ or that ’Nothing Will Ever Be The Same.’ No carnival barker-like pitch this time. Just the plain, simple truth: This issue of AMAZING SPIDER-MAN will have repercussions for Peter Parker and this title’s cast for years and years to come. Guest-starring THE NEW AVENGERS.
Also in this issue: We finally reveal what has become of the alien symbiote. And a dramatic change to Spider-Man’s powers. Do NOT miss this issue!
Earth’s Mightiest Heroes clash with Earth’s Vilest Villains as the MASTERS OF EVIL assemble! Two teams collide to decide once and for all: will might make right … or wrong?
BY: DAVID LISS, FRANCESCO FRANCAVILLA, SIMONE BIANCHI
For the fate of Hell’s Kitchen: T’Challa vs. Vlad the Impaler in a desperate rooftop battle of wills, wits and fists! ’Urban Jungle’ heats up as Luke Cage guest-stars, friends fall, dark forces prepare to step from the shadows, and a dangerous conspiracy begins to unfold!
WRITTEN BY: ZEB WELLS
ART & COVER BY: CLAYTON CRAIN
Spider-Man and Iron Man face defeat and death at the hands of the blood-thirsty symbiote and its lethal new host! Bet Spider-Man never thought he’d actually miss the psychotic serial killer Cletus Kasady inside the murderous alien suit…
BY: RICK SPEARS, PILIP BOND, HUMBERTO RAMOS
Watch out Marvel U, the Bovine Blood Beast is back! The Merc with a Mouth meets the The Cow with a Cape. Gaze in horror, dear reader, upon the fiendish experiments inflicted upon Deadpool and Bessie the Vampire Cow by the malevolent Dr. Kilgore in the name of mad science and bear witness to their terrible revenge! Nothing on earth can prepare you for the horror that lurks within these pages.
WRITTEN BY: DAN ABNETT & ANDY LANNING
PENCILED BY: BRAD WALKER
COVER BY: DOUG BRAITHWAITE
VARIANT COVER BY: HARVEY TOLIBAO
Iron Fist asks: Who’s hiring the heroes? The dangerous missions continue — and the mystery behind who’s pulling the strings deepens! As Paladin begins to question the operation he’s signed up to, his curiosity brings him face-to-face with a figure central to Heroes For Hire history…with explosive results!
WRITTEN BY: GREG PAK
PENCILED BY: PAUL PELLETIER
COVER BY: CARLO PAGULAYAN
In the horrific tragedy of life sweepstakes, the Hulk has won the jackpot, time and time again. But now he’s finally had enough. Don’t miss the shocking climax of GOD SMASH as the Incredible Hulk breaks the most fundamental law set by the gods before mortals – by demanding a reckoning from the most formidable Allfather of them all!
WRITER: CHRISTOS GAGE
PENCILS: CAIO REISS
INKS: DYNAMITE ENTERTAINMENT
COLORED BY: DYNAMITE ENTERTAINMENT
LETTERED BY: SIMON BOWLAND
COVER BY: DYNAMITE – ALEX ROSS
It’s the Invaders vs. the combined power of Arnim Zola, the Axis super-villains, and the world-consuming elder demon Shuma-Gorath! Can anything turn the tide against such overwhelming odds–even Steve Rogers returning to action in the uniform of Captain America?
WRITTEN BY: BRIAN MICHAEL BENDIS
PENCILED BY: MIKE DEODATO & HOWARD CHAYKIN
COVER BY: MIKE DEODATO
Of all of the secrets that are held within the Marvel Universe nothing is more shocking than the one that will be revealed in this brand-new storyline. before S.H.I.E.L.D, before the birth of the super hero, what deep dark secret has Nick Fury held for all of these decades and how has it come back to terrorize everyone?! Series writer Brian Michael Bendis teams up once again with Marvel superstar Mike Deodato for the first time since their chart-busting run on Dark Avengers. And joining them is comics legend Howard Chaykin for Fury flashbacks that will delight and startle you. Plus: another illustrated chapter of the oral history of the Avengers!
WRITTEN BY: SEAN MCKEEVER
PENCILED BY: FILIPE ANDRADE
COVER BY: HUMBERTO RAMOS
VARIANT COVERS BY: ROB LIEFELD
Deep in the heart of Colombia, an immense and unmarked engine hums at a steady, ominous pace. Its purpose: to exploit a tear in the barrier between this world and another; to harvest and refine an exotic energy source for Roxxon Energy Corp. But just on the other side of that tear, inside the Negative Zone, a dark entity of vast power has been waiting for what has seemed like centuries, preparing for the moment when he can finally reach through the tear and once again cast his judgment on humans and mutants alike. For the psychomagnetic abomination called ONSLAUGHT, that moment is about to arrive… and he’ll have the girl without a world – NOMAD – to thank for it!
COVER BY: BEN OLIVER
WRITER: KELLY SUE DECONNICK
PENCILS: EMMA MARIA RIOS MANEIRO
INKS: EMMA MARIA RIOS MANEIRO
SPIDER-MAN: BIG TIME! Norman Osborn is at the heart of a prison riot! Third Wing is on lockdown as five of the deadliest super-villains in the world wreak havoc…and the only man who can control them is the world’s most dangerous psychopath, the Green Goblin! Will Osborn succeed in bending to his will a force of evil with the combined power to destroy the world as we know it? And what happens if they get out?
WRITTEN BY: FRED VAN LENTE
PENCILED BY: WELLINTON ALVES
COVERS BY: MIKE PERKINS
Charging from the pages of SHADOWLAND comes the collector’s item first ever POWER MAN & IRON FIST #1! When Danny Rand transformed his multinational corporation into a non-profit foundation, he thought he had left fighting behind – but with so many innocents wrongly convicted, the battle never ends! Their first case is Luke Cage and Danny Rand’s former secretary Jennie Royce, imprisoned for a murder she didn’t commit… or did she? And Iron Fist isn’t fighting alone – he’s got a new partner with him: Victor Alvarez, the all-new Power Man, he of the exploding punches – and exploding temper! Can Danny train his new charge well enough to face returning foil El Aguila as well as new threats Don Pagliacci, the Commedia Dell’Morte, and the beautiful, deadly Noir? That’s right, Marvel’s original mismatched action duo begins a new era of greatness right here!
WRITTEN BY: JASON AARON
PENCILED BY: STEVE DILLON
COVER BY: DAVE JOHSON
Marking the return of Jason Aaron and Steve Dillon’s acclaimed PUNISHERMAX this issue finds the Punisher gunning for the Kingpin with the entire NYPD breathing down his neck.
The Kingpin is counting on Bullseye to get the Punisher before the Punisher gets him but the assassin has been slowly driving himself crazy trying to figure out the riddle of Frank Castle.
COVER BY: PAUL RENAUD
WRITER: JONATHAN HICKMAN
PENCILS: ALESSANDRO VITTI
INKS: ALESSANDRO VITTI
COLORED BY: SUNNY GHO
LETTERED BY: DAVID M. A. LANPHEAR
As the long fight between the Secret Warriors and Hydra draws to its inevitable conclusion, Nick Fury’s final wild card is revealed. Just who are the members of Fury’s third covert team and what have they been up to all this time? Join us for the beginning of the end of the book that has ComicBookResources.com raving “If you aren’t reading SECRET WARRIORS you’re missing out on a great, anything-goes series; trust me, this is a book that just keeps getting better every month.”
BY: TOM DEFALCO, RONALD FRENZ
Nobody ever said being a super-hero would be easy, but the new Thunderstrike just can’t catch a break. With Gruenhilda the Valkyrie criticizing his every move, the man who would be Thunderstrike begins a quest to recover his stolen mace.
Along the way, he adopts a daring different persona, uncovers a plot to invade Olympus and soon finds himself in a fight for his life against a super-powered demigod who is on a mission of vengeance.
WRITTEN BY: MARK MILLAR
PENCILS & COVER BY: LEINIL YU
VARIANT COVERS BY: BRYAN HITCH & FRANK CHO
Everything you know about the Ultimate Universe is about to change forever! From the superstar creative team of writer Mark Millar and artist Leinil Yu comes Ultimate Avengers Vs. New Ultimates #1, the comic event that will rock the Ultimate Universe to its very core. There’s only one certainty in Ultimate Avengers Vs. New Ultimates #1 and that is: There Are No Rules! Do not miss out as Death Of Spider-Man continues in further issues of both Ultimate Spider-Man and Ultimate Avengers Vs. New Ultimates.
WRITTEN BY: JASON AARON
PENCILS & COVER BY: RON GARNEY
An Ultimate Comics groundbreaking miniseries! Captain America has met his match, but just who exactly is this nemesis? And what does he want? Superstars JASON AARON (PUNISHERMAX) and RON GARNEY (WOLVERINE: WEAPON X) bring you a gripping tale about what it truly means to wear the flag.
WRITTEN BY: JASON AARON
ART BY: JEFTE PALO
COVER BY: PAOLO RIVERA
Special POINT ONE issue! START READING with this Point One issue! CELEBRATE the most?dangerous birthday in the Marvel Universe when Wolverine’s new girlfriend invites X-Men and Avengers alike to a surprise party for?everyone’s favorite mutant. Logan’s birthdays has never been his?favorite time of the year, but not even he could anticipate just how bad it could get. One thing is for sure-one way or another, blood will be drawn! Thrill to this stunning beginning of a whole new era for Logan…if he can survive the night!
WRITTEN BY: RICK SPEARS, JIMMY PALMIOTTI, MARK SIMMONS, VINCE HERNANDEZ & SARAH CROSS
PENCILED BY: TIM GREEN, RAFA GARRES, MIKE RYAN, LUKE ROSS & JOAO LEMOS COVER BY: STEPHEN SEGOVIA
VARIANT COVER BY: RAFA GARRES
He’s literally clawed his way out of hell, but in this savagely super-sized special, Wolverine’s inner diablo is unleashed when he leads THE LAST RIDE OF THE DEVIL’S BRIGADE. And Logan’s WWII era suicide-mission behind enemy lines is only the beginning of his troubles in a collection from today’s hottest talent that takes the long-lived killer to the bayou, the Mojoverse and beyond!
WRITTEN BY: PETER DAVID
PENCILED BY: EMANUELA LUPACCHINO
COVER BY: DAVID YARDIN
A man is dead, apparently the victim of a vampire attack. But?is it truly some random crime of violence? Or is it, as his daughter believes, an elaborate ruse, designed to draw attention away from the real culprit? And can X-Factor separate fact from fiction?